Thomas DE KESSLER
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 2008
Self portrait at 34
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thin smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Edition: edition of 3
Primary Insc: Signed and titled on mount lower left below plate-mark in blue ink, 'Thomas de Kessler / Self portrait at 34'.
Inscribed on mount lower centre below plate-mark in black ink, '3/3'.
Signed on mount lower right below plate-mark in blue ink, 'THOMAS KESSLER [between ruled black pencil lines]'.
Dated on mount lower right below plate-mark in black ink, '1959'.
Signed verso on mount centre right edge in black ink, 'Thomas de Kessler'.
plate-mark 15.0 h x 15.2 w cm sheet 18.7 h x 19.0 w cm
: Gift of Diana de Kessler, 2009 Accession No
: NGA 2009.266 Image rights
: © Thomas de Kessler
- Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the Estate of Thomas de Kessler, Melbourne, 2009.